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UH-1N (Twin-Huey) American Utility Helicopter

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"Aircraft"
"Rotary Wing Aircraft"
"Utility Helicopter"
"United States"
"PRO_CFE Treaty"
"PRO_Canada"
"PRO_Italy"
"PRO_United States of America"
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notes"The Bell UH-1N Twin Huey (Bell 212) is a medium-lift military helicopter. Based on the stretched fuselage Bell 205, the Bell 212 was originally developed for the Canadian Forces (CF) under the designation CUH-1N Twin Huey. The Initial production model was used by the USAF, USN, and USMC. Over the years the primary operators, the USMC has developed a number of upgrades for the aircraft including improved avionics, defenses, and a FLIR turret. The USAF plans to replace their UH-1Ns with the Common Vertical Lift Support Platform to support the service's ICBM activities."
dateOfIntroduction1971
countryOfOrigin"United States"
proliferation"CFE Treaty, Canada, Italy, United States of America"
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"UH-1N_(C).jpg"
"UH-1N_(B).jpg"
"UH-1N_(A).jpg"
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name"System"
properties
name"Alternative Designation"
value"UH-1N, Twin Huey, Bell 212"
name"Type"
value"Utility Helicopter"
name"Crew"
value"2 (pilot, copilot)"
name"Blades, Main Rotor"
value"3 (Pilot, Co-pilot, Crew Chief) + 2 Door Gunners (Mission Dependent)"
name"Blades, Tail Rotor"
value"2"
units"ea"
name"Number of Engines"
value"2"
units"ea"
name"Number of Hard Points"
value"2"
name"Maximum Sling Load"
value"2,270 kg"
name"Dimensions"
properties
name"Length"
value"13.77 m"
name"Main Rotor Diameter"
value"14.63 m"
name"Height"
value"4.08 m"
name"Disc Area"
value"168.1 sq m"
name"Weight, Empty"
value"2,116 kg"
name"Weight, Gross"
value"4,309 kg"
name"Automotive"
properties
name"Engine Name"
value"Pratt and Whitney T400-CP-400"
name"Engine Type"
value"Turboshaft"
name"Engine Power"
value"1,900 shp"
name"Internal Fuel Capacity"
value"832 liters"
name"Maximum Speed, Sea Level"
value"204 km/h"
name"Cruise Speed"
value"205 km/h"
name"Maximum Climb Rate"
value"488 m/min"
name"Service Ceiling"
value"3,871 m"
name"Maximum Range at Sea Level"
value"493 km"
name"Weapon Systems"
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name"GAU-16 .50 Cal. Machinegun"
properties
name"Configuration"
value"Door Mounted"
name"Caliber"
value"12.7 mm"
name"Range (Maximum)"
value"6.9 km"
name"Purpose"
value"Defensive Armament"
name"GAU-17 7.62 mm Minigun"
properties
name"Configuration"
value"Door Mounted"
name"Caliber"
value"7.62 mm"
name"Range (Maximum)"
value"2,700 m"
name"Purpose"
value"Defensive Armament"
name"M240 7.62mm machinegun"
properties
name"Configuration"
value"Door Mounted"
name"Caliber"
value"7.62 mm"
name"Range (Maximum)"
value"2,700 m"
name"Purpose"
value"Defensive Armament"
name"Hydra-70 Rocket System"
properties
name"Configuration"
value"Pods on Side of Aircraft, forward of side doors"
name"Launch Tube (Pod)"
value"LAU-61 (19-tube), M261 (19-tube), LAU-68 (7-tube) and LAU-131/A (7-tube)"
name"Rocket Diameter"
value"69.85 mm (2.75 in)"
name"Rocket Motor"
value"Mk 66 MOD 4"
name"Velocity"
value"739 m/s"
name"Range (Maximum)"
value"10,500 m"
name"Warheads"
value"The nine warheads used with Hydra-70 include the M264 smoke, M255A1 flechette, M257/M278 illuminating flare, M278 infrared flare, M151 high explosive (10lb), M229 high explosive (17lb), M156 (WP), WTU-1/B (practice) and M274 (practice) smoke signature. M264 smoke warhead is filled with red phosphorus and used for smoke obscuration."
name"Purpose"
value"Offensive, Attack"
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name"Machine Gun Options"
value"Can select 2 of 3 machine guns for door-mounted configuration."
name"Protection"
properties
name"Add on Armor"
value"INA"
name"Stealth Properties"
value"None"
name"Heat Signature Reduction"
value"No"
name"NBC Protection"
value"INA"
name"Counter Measures (Chaff/Flares)"
value"INA"
variants
name"VH-1N"
notes"VIP transport configuration"
name"HH-1N"
notes"SAR Variant"
name"UH-1Y (Venom)"
notes"A UH-1N replacement and upgrade as part of the H-1 upgrade program for the USMC, designed to coincide with a similar upgrade for the AH-1W attack helicopter to AH-1Z Viper standard, with common engines and other major systems."
name"CH-135"
notes"Canadian Armed Forces designation for the UH-1N utility transport helicopter."
name"Agusta-Bell AB 212"
notes"Civil or military utility transport version. Built under license in Italy by Agusta."
name"Agusta-Bell AB 121EW"
notes"Electronic warfare version for Turkey."
name"Agusta-Bell AB 212ASW"
notes"Anti-submarine warfare, anti-shipping version of the AB 212 helicopter, built under license in Italy by Agusta. Operated by the Italian Navy, Hellenic Navy and Islamic Republic of Iran Navy, Greece, Iran, Italy, Peru, Spain, Turkey, and Venezuela."
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